News & Announcements
Gregoire extended as dean of College of Social Work through June 2022
Dean Tom Gregoire will extend his leadership of the College of Social Work for another two years. Subject to approval by the Board of Trustees, his term as dean will be extended through June 30, 2022, at which time Tom anticipates returning to the faculty.Learn More
Women in Tech Networking Night
Please join TechHub for the fourth annual Women in Technology Networking Night on Thursday, February 27 at 6 p.m. at the TDAI Ideation Zone in Pomerene Hall. The event will begin with a presentation from their guest speaker, Accenture’s Natalie Sisto Means, followed by questions from the audience and casual networking. Please join the conversation about women working in the tech industry and share this invitation with students and colleagues. Light refreshments will be provided.Learn More and Register
UITL Research and Implementation grants
The University Institute for Teaching and Learning is requesting proposals for projects that advance implementation and/or research of instructional best practices in university courses and make contributions to the Scholarship of Teaching and Learning (SoTL) or Discipline-based Education Research (DBER). Deadline is March 1.Learn More and Apply
Grant writing workshop in the Research Commons
Join the Research Development Office and Foundation Relations on March 4 to learn about the similarities and differences between the funding processes for federal/state agencies and private foundations. Topics include seeking funding, best practices for engaging with sponsors and navigating the research administration/proposal development and submission process.Learn More and Register
2020 Health & Wellness Expo
On March 10, the University Staff Advisory Committee (USAC) will host the 2020 Health and Wellness Expo at the Tom W. Davis Gym in the RPAC from 11-1 p.m. University departments interested in tabling at the event can register via the USAC website. Registration ends March 1.Learn More and Register
Four Engineering Faculty Named 2017 IEEE Fellows
Four College of Engineering faculty members were named 2017 Fellows by the prestigious Institute of Electronics and Electrical Engineers (IEEE). IEEE recognized Computer Science and Engineering Professor Tamal Dey for contributions to geometric computing; Electrical and Computer Engineering Professor Eylem Ekici for contributions to algorithms, protocols and architectures of multi-hop wireless networks; Computer Science and Engineering Professor Prasun Sinha for contributions to scheduling and resource allocations in wireless networks; and Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering Professor Carol Smidts for contributions to reliability analysis of high-assurance systems.
College of Engineering Professor Wins Air Force Office of Science Research Young Investigator Program Grant
Dr. Maryam Ghazisaeidi, PhD is one of 58 recipients of the Air Force Office of Science Research Young Investigator Program. The objective of this program is to foster creative basic research in science and engineering, enhance early career development of outstanding young investigators, and increase opportunities for the young investigators to recognize the Air Force mission and the related challenges in science and engineering.